• odorless but showy flowers are borne on drooping racemes and are pale brick-red to salmon colored. Close relative of dapdap and dlungdung, but can be distinguished from them by shape of leaves
  • no important uses in Bali, although young leaves can be eaten as a vegetable.
  • tree Erythrina fusca (Leguminosae - Papilionoideae)
  • purple coral tree, coral bean, bucayo
  • common, often tall, thorny tree with alternate, trifoliate leaves that have ovate to elliptical leaflets
Alus sor
Alus mider
Alus madya
Alus singgih
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect

Usage Examples

mabunga canging; (paribahasa)
[example 1]
No translation exists for this example.

Cara i tengah bungan canging, ngeronyoh goba dogen, sing ada kamiikane.
Like the center of a canging flower, it looks nice, but it has no fragrance. The meaning is that appearances can be deceiving.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library

In Balinese:   Saking désa pakraman punika kekepah malih limang banjar sakadi : Banjar Batulumbung, Banjar Tengah, Banjar Lebah Sari, Banjar Babakan, Banjar Angkeb Canging.

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In Indonesian:  
  1. Kamus Bali-Indonesia Edisi 2 tahun 2008 hal 143